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Top 100 Health Trends in October

From Automated Pharmacy Kiosks to Anonymous Dermatology Apps

— October 10, 2015 — Lifestyle
The top October 2015 health trends include dermatologist-accessing apps, automated pharmacy kiosks and bee-delivered biocontrols.

With hours of operation being one of the main obstacles for patients when needing to retrieve over-the-counter medications, the automated pharmacy kiosk could solve this issue and completely change how we interact with drug stores. Located in a subway station, the automated machine stocks over 140 products including allergy medication and first aid supplies.

Meanwhile, First Derm is a dermatological app that allows users access to skincare advice on-demand. Offering 24-hour support, the app could be revolutionary given the months-long wait times at traditional dermatology clinics.

The top October 2015 health trends showcase the role of technology in increasing accessibility to healthcare advice and resources.
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Kale-Infused Nail Polishes
Kale-Infused Nail Polishes
Nailkale by Nails Inc. is Made with an Infusion of Kale Extract
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98
Altheltic Accessory Charts
Altheltic Accessory Charts
This Yoga Outfit Infographic Explains How to Best Dress for the Sport
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97
Comparison Drink Consumption Charts
Comparison Drink Consumption Charts
This Infographic Contrast Drinking Coffee Versus Beer
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96
Paralysis-Reversing Technologies
Paralysis-Reversing Technologies
This Technology Uses Patients' Brainwaves to Help Them Walk
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95
Explanatory Spa Treatment Charts
Explanatory Spa Treatment Charts
This Infographic Explains Various Beauty Services for the Body
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94
Protective Drinking Bags
Protective Drinking Bags
The Wat'Bag Lines Jerrycans to Keep Delivered Drinking Water Clean
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93
Nut-Based Creamers
Nut-Based Creamers
This Non-Dairy Creamer is a Creamy Alternative to Milk
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92
Beet-Based Condiments
Beet-Based Condiments
This Organic Spread is a Healthy Alternative to Tomato Ketchup
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91
Gentle Alarm Lightbulbs
Gentle Alarm Lightbulbs
The Up Light Will Allow You to Rise Softly Without Harsh Alarms
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90
Yogi-Athlete Workouts
Yogi-Athlete Workouts
Jana Webb's Hybrid 'Joga' Yoga Classes are Geared Towards Athletes
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89
Elegant Balancing Boards
Elegant Balancing Boards
This Hand-Crafted Motion Platform Keeps You Constantly Engaged
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88
Beverage-Based Sugar Charts
Beverage-Based Sugar Charts
This Infographic Examines Sugary Drinks and How Much Sugar is in Them
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87
Cartographic Brain Ads
Cartographic Brain Ads
These Brain Map Ads Show How Lost Alzheimer's Patients Feel
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86
Berry Skincare Smoothies
Berry Skincare Smoothies
The Berry Beauty Smoothie Keeps Skin Glowing from the Inside
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85
Glow-in-the-Dark Chickens
Glow-in-the-Dark Chickens
This Genetic Modification Discovery Could Stop Avian Flu
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84
Sleep-Monitoring Lightbulbs
Sleep-Monitoring Lightbulbs
The Holi SleepCompanion Helps Track a Good Night's Sleep
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83
Miniature Tooth Tattoos
Miniature Tooth Tattoos
These Minuscule Designs are Engraved Onto Tooth's Surface
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82
All-Inclusive Water Purifiers
All-Inclusive Water Purifiers
The MSR Guardian Purifies Water From Almost Any Source
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81
Eye Steaming Goggles
Eye Steaming Goggles
These Healing Eye Goggles Create Steam and Pulsations to Aid Sore Eyes
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80
Tomato-Charcoal Face Masks
Tomato-Charcoal Face Masks
This Charcoal Face Mask is Blended with Tomatoes to Further Fight Acne
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79
Absinthe-Flavored Coffees
Absinthe-Flavored Coffees
This Weird Coffee Features Flavoring from the Hallucinogenic Spirit
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78
Fulfilling Career Guides
Fulfilling Career Guides
This Graphic By 'Weekdone' Aims to Address and Rid Negative Work Feelings
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77
Aid-Delivery Drones
Aid-Delivery Drones
Rwanda's Droneport Project Will Fly Medical Supplies to Inaccessible Areas
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76
Energizing Wakeup Charts
Energizing Wakeup Charts
This Infographic Teaches Readers How to Beat Morning Grogginess
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75
Bee-Delivered Biocontrols
Bee-Delivered Biocontrols
Bee Vectoring Technology Offers an Organic Solution to Pesticides
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74
Inexpensive Eyewear Machines
Inexpensive Eyewear Machines
OneDollarGlasses' Simple Machine Creates Extremely Affordable Eyewear
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73
Heart Attack Simulators
Heart Attack Simulators
The British Heart Foundation's Medical Simulator Sparks Emotional Pain
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72
Pharmacy Delivery Partnerships
Pharmacy Delivery Partnerships
Walgreens Wades into the Sharing Economy Application TaskRabbit
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71
Digestive Burger Infographics
Digestive Burger Infographics
This Chart Explains What Happens to the Body After Eating a Big Mac
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70
Cartoon Heartburn Ads
Cartoon Heartburn Ads
These Creative Medical Ads Show How Alka-Seltzer Makes the Body Bettter
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69
Hybrid Superfood Beverages
Hybrid Superfood Beverages
Mamma Chia's 'Chia & Greens' Beverages Combine Potent Superfoods
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68
Tongue-Exercising Devices
Tongue-Exercising Devices
The Tongue Turn Silicone Mouth Sticker is Meant to Reduce Signs of Aging
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67
Humorous Self-Help Books
Humorous Self-Help Books
F*ck Feelings Helps You Overcome Emotional Problems
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66
Clockwork Food Packages
Clockwork Food Packages
This Packaging Induces Happy Feelings with a 5'Minutes 'Til Lunch Label
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65
Food Longevity Guides
Food Longevity Guides
This Infographic Determines How Long Food Actually Stays Good
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64
Mobile Diagnostic Kits
Mobile Diagnostic Kits
This Eye Examination Kit is Compatible with Smartphone Technology
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63
Penitentiary Therapy Pods
Penitentiary Therapy Pods
These Egg-Like Pods are Designed to Bring Prisons Accessible Health Care
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62
Barre Workout Promotions
Barre Workout Promotions
Barre Code Offers Patrons Free Classes Before its Doors Open
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61
Pulled Mushroom Sandwiches
Pulled Mushroom Sandwiches
This Cleveland Tavern Offers a Pulled Barbecued Mushroom Sandwich
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60
Successful Sleeping Charts
Successful Sleeping Charts
This Sleep Infographic Explores Establishing Better Habits at Bed Time
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59
Coffee-Juice Hybrids
Coffee-Juice Hybrids
'Coffee Juice' Blends Cold-Brewed Coffee with Blueberries and Cane Sugar
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58
Stylish Hydration Equipment
Stylish Hydration Equipment
The Takeya Glass Water Bottle Ensures a Durable and Clean Experience
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57
Self-Rolling Yoga Mats
Self-Rolling Yoga Mats
This Yoga Mat Features the Same Technology as a 'Slap' Bracelet
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56
Freshly Squeezed Smoothies
Freshly Squeezed Smoothies
The Savse Smoothies are Freshly Squeezed & Bottled Health-Boosters
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55
Pared-Down Fitness Watches
Pared-Down Fitness Watches
The TomTom 'Spark' is a Simplified Activity Monitor and Music Player
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54
Mindful Web Marketplaces
Mindful Web Marketplaces
The 'Mindful Market' Sells Conscious Products to Educate and Inspire
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53
Digital Detox Camps
Digital Detox Camps
Camp Kitigin is an Adult Camp That Makes Grown-Ups Feel Like Kids Again
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52
Intergalactic Yoga Mats
Intergalactic Yoga Mats
This Motivational Workout Mat Shares Wisdom from Star Wars Character Yoda
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51
3D-Printed Chest Prosthetics
3D-Printed Chest Prosthetics
This Artificial Rib Cage is Made from Lightweight Titanium
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50
Non-Invasive Face Lifts
Non-Invasive Face Lifts
Ultherapy Offers a Non-Surgical Skin Lift That Tightens and Tones
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49
Spiritually Painted Records
Spiritually Painted Records
Sara Roizen Creates Stunning Mandalas Using Records as Canvas
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48
Immersive Yoga Studios
Immersive Yoga Studios
'Yogascape' Classes at Earth's Power Yoga Blend Technology and Yoga
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47
Triumphant Migraine Ads
Triumphant Migraine Ads
Allergan's Chronic Migraine Ads Show Sufferers Coming Out Strong
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46
Seamless Tattoo Removals
Seamless Tattoo Removals
Gulf Coast Tattoo Removal Offers Unparalleled Body Ink Reversals
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45
Office Snack Subscriptions
Office Snack Subscriptions
'Munch Better' is a Snack Subscription Service That Emphasizes Health
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44
Planetary Water Vessels
Planetary Water Vessels
These Glass Bottle are Inspired by the Discovery of Water on Mars
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43
Charitable Toilet Papers
Charitable Toilet Papers
This Limited Edition Tissue Helps Build Toilets for Developing Countries
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42
Interactive HIV Ads
Interactive HIV Ads
This Innovative Ad Encourages Patient Engagement Via Social Media
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41
Healthy Rockstar Ads
Healthy Rockstar Ads
Assim Saude's Health Insurance Ads Feature Famous Music Icons
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40
All-Natural Meal Replacements
All-Natural Meal Replacements
The Rumble Supershake is Deliciously Made From Only the Best Stuff
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39
Chic Hydration Equipment
Chic Hydration Equipment
The Thermos Bottle by Alpine Modern Can Hold Hot or Cold Beverages
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38
Ingredient-Focused Snack Packaging
Ingredient-Focused Snack Packaging
The Nii Food Bar Wrappers Highlight the All-Natural Ingredients
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37
Cottage Cheese-Based Yogurts
Cottage Cheese-Based Yogurts
The 'Nordica Smooth' Snack is Packed with Protein & Sweet Flavors
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36
Vitiligo-Baring Photography
Vitiligo-Baring Photography
The WZORY Photo Series Celebrates People With Vitiligo
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35
Anti-Aging Face Masks
Anti-Aging Face Masks
The Kaomomi Mask Induces Sweat in Order to Cleanse Each User's Face
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34
Health-Tracking Digital Pets
Health-Tracking Digital Pets
'Aiko' is a Virtual Pet App for Apple Watches That Monitors Movement
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33
Anonymous Dermatology Apps
Anonymous Dermatology Apps
First Derm Offers Professional Medical Advice On Demand
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Individual Lobster Packets
Individual Lobster Packets
This P.E.I Lobster Package Boasts Sustainability and Eco Responsibility
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31
Workplace Stress Charts
Workplace Stress Charts
This Infographic Analyses the Top Eight Organizational Body Stresses
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30
Multifunctional Air Filters
Multifunctional Air Filters
This Filter Disc for Kids Cleans the Air and Assists with Academics
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29
Charcoal Beauty Swabs
Charcoal Beauty Swabs
This Charcoal Product Enhances Cotton Swabs with Detoxifying Properties
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28
Energizing Morning Parties
Energizing Morning Parties
Zespri and Morning Gloryville's Party Blends Fitness and Fresh Fruits
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27
Bountiful Protein-Filled Boxes
Bountiful Protein-Filled Boxes
Kupfert & Kim's Oaxaca Bowl is Packed with Premium Ingredients
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26
Beach Yoga Mats
Beach Yoga Mats
Twisted Guru's Non-Slip Yoga Mat is Ideal for Striking Poses on the Sand
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25
Mess-Free Honey Pearls
Mess-Free Honey Pearls
'Honey Drop' Offers an Inventive New Way to Consume Honey
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24
Artisan Popsicle Packages
Artisan Popsicle Packages
This Healthy Treat Uses Wholesome Ingredients & Sustainable Packaging
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Brown Rice Milk Packaging
Brown Rice Milk Packaging
Hachitokuya Genmainyu is Produced on Japan's Ishigaki City
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22
Elderly-Monitoring Wristbands
Elderly-Monitoring Wristbands
The Allen Band Will Help Caregivers Keep Tabs on Seniors
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Factual Smile Infographics
Factual Smile Infographics
This Chart Shares Fun Facts About Smiling and How it Can Improve Moods
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20
Cork Yoga Mats
Cork Yoga Mats
Yoloha Mats are Mindfully Made with Sustainable Materials
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Wheelchair-Powering Devices
Wheelchair-Powering Devices
The SmartDrive MX2 is a Wheelchair Attachment with Cruise Control
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Caffeinated Superfood Beverages
Caffeinated Superfood Beverages
Love Grace's Organic Herbal Energy Features Cold-Brewed Blends
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17
Feng Shui Pharmacies
Feng Shui Pharmacies
The Uniprix Pharmacy in Montreal is Designed to Relax Visitors
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16
Bottled Cold Soups
Bottled Cold Soups
'Soupologie' Offers Raw Dairy and Gluten-Free Soups
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15
Gruesome Diabetic Ads
Gruesome Diabetic Ads
These Diabetes Association Ads Show How 'Sweet Kills'
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14
Inhaled Insulin Ads
Inhaled Insulin Ads
These Ads Demonstrate a Better Way for Patients to Manage Diabetes
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13
Sickness-Detecting Bandaids
Sickness-Detecting Bandaids
This Liquid Bandaid Design Checks Wounds for Diseases Using Colors
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12
Bike-Inspired Eateries
Bike-Inspired Eateries
The Ham on Wheels Restaurant Combines Fast Food & Bike Culture
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11
Hydration-Reminding Devices
Hydration-Reminding Devices
The 'Ulla' Provides Smart Water Reminders by Glowing Between Sips
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10
Scar-Covering Tattoos
Scar-Covering Tattoos
Flavia Carvalho Offers Victims of Domestic Abuse Free Tattoos to Cover Scars
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9
Smart Posture-Correcting Shirts
Smart Posture-Correcting Shirts
The TruPosture System Senses Bad Posture and Provides Analytics
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8
Self-Cleaning Toothbrushes
Self-Cleaning Toothbrushes
The Electric Toothbrush Aura Clean Features a Dock That Zaps Dirt
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7
Fast Organic Burger Chains
Fast Organic Burger Chains
This Greek Burger Chain Boasts Sleek Packaging for the Design Lover
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6
Alignment-Aiding Yoga Mats
Alignment-Aiding Yoga Mats
The Liforme Mat Helps with Alignment in a Yoga Pose Practice
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Automated Pharmacy Kiosks
Automated Pharmacy Kiosks
This Interactive Kiosk Provides a Convenient Shopping Experience
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4
Pre-Packaged Lunch Kits
Pre-Packaged Lunch Kits
Scrumpt is a Food Delivery Service That Aids Time-Starved Parents
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3
Characterized Breakfast Charts
Characterized Breakfast Charts
This Breakfast Guide Reveals What a Consumer's Meal Choice Means
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2
Workout-Bartered Subway Fare
Workout-Bartered Subway Fare
Mexico City is Offering Free Subway Rides in Exchange for Squats
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1
Hybrid Toothbrush Packaging
Hybrid Toothbrush Packaging
This Modern Toothbrush Doubles as a Toothpaste Dispenser
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